Non-AIDS associated Kaposi's sarcoma is a localized process which rarely involves lymph nodes or organs.
For a discussion of Kaposi sarcoma in general, please refer to Kaposi sarcoma.
Sporadic (non-AIDS associated) Kaposi sarcoma is mostly seen in elderly males from the Mediterranean or Eastern European countries.
Usually is responsive to local or systemic therapeutic strategies.
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